Tag Archives: Bristol

Local News
March 14, 2018

35 Vermont towns pass climate resolutions

On Town Meeting Day, Vermont residents from 35 towns voted overwhelmingly in favor of resolutions seeking climate solutions. The exact wording of each resolution varied, but all the resolutions acknowledged the severity of climate change, urged the State of Vermont to meet its goals for…

State News
February 8, 2016

Lawmakers mixed on Gov. Shumlin’s spending priorities

By Michael Bielawski, Vermont Watchdog

Lawmakers who heard Gov. Peter Shumlin outline his spending priorities in Thursday’s budget address on Jan. 20 had mixed reactions on how money should be spent.

To fix Vermont’s $68 million budget deficit, Gov. Peter Shumlin called for $30 million in…